Theodore H. SchwartzMD, FACS
Theodore H. Schwartz, MD, received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. After completing his residency and chief residency in Neurosurgery at The Neurological Institute of New York at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, Dr. Schwartz spent a year at Yale-New Haven Medical Center receiving advanced fellowship training in epilepsy surgery and was also awarded the Van Wagenen and Von Humboldt Fellowships to study at the Max Planck Institute in Munich, Germany.
He has spent the majority of his neurosurgical career at Weill Cornell Medical College, New York-Presbyterian Hospital where he is currently a Professor of Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology, and Neuroscience. He is the Director of Anterior Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery and the Epilepsy Research Laboratory. Dr. Schwartz was recently named David and Ursel Barnes Professor in Minimally Invasive Surgery, the first endowed professorship in the department.